Events preview: This week in development cooperation By Devex Editor 06 July 2015
Sharmin Sultana, a teacher at the Govindrashree Goverment Primary School examines the papers of students. Some 58 million children are still being denied their right to education. Photo by:
Asian Development Bank / CC BY-NC
The future of international development cooperation is not just hashed out in dusty field offices and ramshackle schools and hospitals, but also at a variety of events, celebrations and other gatherings. Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting July 6:
Public Hearing on Cyber Activism and Civil Society Organizations July 6 Brussels, Belgium Seminar: Global Economic Prospects: The Global Economy in Transition July 6 Tokyo, Japan Decarbonizing Development — 3 Steps to a Zero-Carbon Future July 6 Geneva, Switzerland The Oslo Summit on Education for Development July 6-7 Oslo, Norway 14th Regional Seminar of the ACP-EU Economic and Social Interest Groups July 6-8 Yaoundé, Cameroon Delivering EU Humanitarian and Development Assistance in Fragile/Crisis Situations July 6-8 Brussels, Belgium Involving Civil Society in the Implementation of the Post-2015 Agenda July 7 New York, United States Japan and the UK: A New Development Cooperation Policy Post-2015 July 7 London, United Kingdom Europe 2020 — Paths for Reinventing Europe’s Future July 7 Brussels, Belgium Best Practices in Improving the Sustainability of Agriculture July 7 Milan, Italy We Need Not Just Effective but Safe Drugs to Reduce Malaria Transmission July 7 London, United Kingdom Paris 2015: Lessons From the Copenhagen Experience July 7 Online Africa: Potentials and Challenges July 7 Tokyo, Japan NGO Breakfast Discussion: On the Road to Paris: Where are the TNCs? July 7 Geneva, Switzerland Regulations, Foreign Banks and Income Inequality July 7 Tokyo, Japan Online Consultation and Learning Session on Principles for Ethical Humanitarian Innovation July 8 London, United Kingdom Book Launch: Thinking Beyond Sectors for Sustainable Development July 8 London, United Kingdom Social Protection, Taxation and Inequality July 9 London, United Kingdom Twitter Chat: Dos and Don'ts of Development Photography July 9 Online International Conference: Promoting Growth Through Effective Policy July 9-10 Lima, Peru Social Enterprise: Make It Happen! July 10 Brussels, Belgium Graduating From Social Protection July 10 London, United Kingdom International celebrations World Population Day July 11 Know of an upcoming event that might be of interest to the international development community? Leave a comment below or email us at email@example.com . Read more international development news online, and subscribe to The Development Newswire to receive the latest from the world’s leading donors and decision-makers — emailed to you FREE every business day.